News for 6 Jul 2007
06.07.2007 Zmitser Dashkevich and Nasta Azarka Face New Criminal Charges
Criminal cases might be instigated against Zmitser Dashkevich and Nasta Azarka
06.07.2007 Summer Action – 10 000 origami cranes for Zmitser Dashkevich
Zmitser Dashkevich is 25 years old. He has been put in prison for a year and a half because of his activities with a group called the ‘Young Front’. Amnesty International thinks he is a prisoner of conscience – someone imprisoned for peacefully expressing their opinions.
06.07.2007 Experiment Provocation
Minsk region prosecutor’s office investigates three criminal cases against policemen who violated the law when holding field experiments for revealing corruption and bribery, said Mikalai Pilinkevich, deputy prosecutor of Minsk region.
06.07.2007 Court Dismisses Case on Suit of Expelled Student
The case on the suit of Yuras Aleinink is dismissed as “beyond the jurisdiction of the court”. Kastrychnitski court of Minsk Judge Sofia Prakapovich made that decision on July 5th.
06.07.2007 Police Warns Activist Barys Khamaida “in a Friendly Way”
This morning Vitebsk police detained senior local opposition member, distributor of independent press Barys Khamaida.
06.07.2007 Criminal Charges against Young Front Activist Sent to Court
It is expected that Shyla’ status of a suspect would be changed to a status of an accused.